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Rum-Runners’ Weekend wins APA’s ‘Best Community Event’ award

A new event celebrating the exuberance of the Prohibition era in northern Warren County — and captured the imagination of hundreds of people here and in the Capital Region — was honored last week as a 'Best Community Event' by the Adirondack Park Agency.

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North Warren Chamber announces VIP’s

The North Warren Chamber has announced the winners of its two coveted awards.

Arts grants available

The Essex County Arts Council, formerly the Arts Council for the Northern Adirondacks, has announced the 2014 Cultural Assistance Program grant applications are now available for cultural organizations throughout Essex County.

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Musical ‘Four Play’ onstage this weekend

Homegrown in Queensbury, this musical is headed on tour of the Northeast — and perhaps may go national!

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New gallery's spring exhibit debuts

Giant Mountain Studio, a remarkable addition to the cultural scene in the southern Adirondacks, is hosting an opening reception for its spring exhibit from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. Friday, April 4.

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Ticonderoga thespians present classic tale

Students perform ‘Pride and Prejudice’

A 200-year-old tale came to the stage at Ticonderoga High School as students presented “Pride and Prejudice.”

Seagle Music Colony Guild holding raffle

The Seagle Music Colony Guild is selling raffle tickets for a season sicket for this summer’s 2014 program.

Seagle Music Colony Guild seeking members

The Seagle Music Colony Guild is seeking new members.

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Tickets on sale now for homegrown musical ‘Four Play’

A musical — about a group of four men sharing their concerns and aspirations candidly as they gather for golf annually through their adulthood — will have its debut in early April in Glens Falls before it goes on tour. The musical, hailed in its readings to date, was written by Queensbury mortgage broker Rick Wilson, drawing on his own experiences with a group of former college classmates. The show has been called the male answer to 'Menopause - The Musical.'

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Ticonderoga Festival Guild director to retire

Cathie Burdick leaving post May 31

The Ticonderoga Festival Guild is searching for a new executive director. Cathie Burdick is retiring from the part-time position effective May 31.

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Army band to perform in Port Henry

Moriah school to host Jazz Ambassadors

A world-class jazz band is coming to Port Henry. The U.S. Army Jazz Ambassadors will perform at Moriah Central School Saturday, March 29, at 7 p.m.

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Peter Pan to fly onto Schroon stage

Students to present musical March 21-22

Schroon Lake Central School students will present the musical “Peter Pan” Friday and Saturday, March 21 and 22, at 7 p.m. in the school auditorium.

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Crown Point students to perform

Coffeehouse March 13

Crown Point music students will present a coffeehouse fund raiser, “Savor the Arts,” on Thursday, March 13, at 6 p.m.

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Hancock House to host art opening

MArts Madness continues in Ti

An art exhibit opening will highlight the second week of MArts Madness in Ticonderoga. “Brush, Nibs, Lenses and More” will open Sunday, March 9, with a reception 1 to 3 p.m. at the Hancock House.

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Ticonderoga Festival Guild releases 2014 schedule

Programs have historic theme

The Ticonderoga Festival Guild has released its 2014 schedule with an eye on history. The arts group has planned its events to coincide with the community’s “Ticonderoga, the First 250 Years” celebration being held this summer.